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Character Types: The Introvert

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Hey SE Readers. Joan with you today. This is the fourth in a series of posts about character types. Most are from my personal observations or public knowledge of well-known people. The other posts are The Attention Seeker, The “I Can Top That” Person, and The Know it All.

My mom used to say, “Be careful of the silent type.” At the time, I was seeing a boy who was somewhat introverted and soft-spoken. Coupled with my extreme shyness at the time, you can imagine how that went. But that’s another story.

I’m an introvert. I think that is a characteristic of many writers. I need alone time, but I don’t want total isolation. At the start of last year’s pandemic, I worked from home for five weeks. I hated it. Getting back to the office and my coworkers was a huge boost to my morale.

There…

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